The governor of Delta state Ifeanyi Okowa has approved the resumption of primary and secondary schools in the state from September 28, 2020.
This was disclosed in a statement by the Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, on Wednesday.
Ukah disclosed that the state government has approved that the the primary and the secondary schools will resume for the conclusion of their abridged 2019/2020 academic session and commence the new 2020/2021 session afterwards.
Speaking further, he also said the students in Junior Secondary Schools 1 & 2 (JSS 1&2), as well as students in Senior Secondary Schools 1&2 (SSS 1&2) will resume from Monday, September 28, 2020 till Friday, October 9, 2020.
The Commissioner also disclosed that the pupils in primary 4 and 5 will resume for the completion of their second term examinations from October 6 to 9th of October, 2020.
He concluded by announcing that the second term examinations will be waved for the students primary 1 to 3 across the state.